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Veltusund 1, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 511 5090
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb” (46 reviews)
“parsnips” (2 reviews)
“lobster” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
European, Scandinavian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Veltusund 1, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

We were a few friends who dined there this summer and it was ok but according to the pricing we expected more. It was good, but not good enough. The service was excellent though

Reviewed 26 August 2016

Just wandered in off the street and were not disappointed. Not maybe the trendiest setting but the food was fantastic, especially the skyr pudding. Not cheap - but then eating in Iceland is never cheap but worth it

Thank blue-lobster
Reviewed 14 July 2016

I wanted to take my mom out for a special dinner. We went down town found this place so we went in there and order'd. My mom order'd Lobster and I did to. We had to wait a little while but the Lobster was excellent....More

Thank Elin M
Reviewed 12 July 2016

This restaurant was recommended by the staff at our hotel wow....it did not disappoint! Staff were absolutely o lovely. I had lobster bisque and hubby had roasted tomato soup! Then I had lamb 3 ways...it was amazing! I was having a party iin my mouth!...More

Thank April D
Reviewed 22 May 2016

This was recommended to us by our hotel - and what a great choice. Old fashioned ambience - almost 1920's - but nice service and reasonable price ($100 for two including wine.) We had the lamb combination which was a lamb steak and a pulled...More

Thank Julian D
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Went there for a romantic dinner on a Wednesday. The atmosphere was so quiet and nice, though there were more people than us. Good food, and nice service

Thank 1971Mary
Reviewed 6 May 2016

Starters and main course were very good but not excellent. Is nicely located and the staff were nice and helpful.

Thank Pierre_Th2014
Reviewed 19 April 2016

Had a great time. Meet very nice people from Iceland and spend many hours talking to them (unfortunately with to many drinks. Service is friendly and the music is not to loud. P.S. Learned even some few Icelandic words that night.

Thank 272sjb
Reviewed 14 April 2016

My wife and I went to celebrate the birthday of our relationship. Respectable and friendly place with a good soul.

Thank Thorsteinn A
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

Had the appetizer sampler which was whale, scallops, lobster soup. All were excellent. One entree ordered was ling and another lamb. Fantastic. Host Laufar was wonderful. It wasn't a busy night so we had a chance to really chat with him. Setting in an old...More

Thank MJ G
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Veltusund 1, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik>  > Miõborg
  • Neighbourhood: Miõborg
  • Phone Number: +354 511 5090
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